State and Local Government by the People (16th Edition)

ISBN-13: 9780205962822

ISBN-10: 0205962823

Author: David B. Magleby, Paul C. Light, Christine L. Nemacheck

Edition: 16

Publication date:
Paperback 312 pages
Law, Political Science
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Acknowledged author David B. Magleby wrote State and Local Government by the People (16th Edition) comprising 312 pages back in 2013. Textbook and etextbook are published under ISBN 0205962823 and 9780205962822. Since then State and Local Government by the People (16th Edition) textbook received total rating of 3.5 stars and was available to sell back to BooksRun online for the top buyback price of $24.52 or rent at the marketplace.


Explores the foundations of state and local politics

State and Local Government by the People is about the institutions and political forces that shape policymaking and policy outcomes. Viewing state and local governments as microcosms of what happens at the federal level, this text compares political systems and traditions across states and identifies trends and similarities that exist between them. The textshows students how government directly affects their lives and inspires them to become involved in their community.

Learning Goals

Upon completing this book, readers will be able to:

  • Understand the development of state and local governments over time
  • Understand the major challenges facing state and local governments today
  • Explore how they can become involved in state or local politics

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